Predicting prognosis is as old as medicine itself. Recent breakthroughs in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have led to algorithms that promise to answer one of life’s ultimate questions: When will I die? Analyzing electronic health record (EHR) and other data, different algorithmsnow exist to predict mortality, seemingly with unprecedented accuracy and without the direct input of clinicians or patients.

September 22, 2020
Predicting prognosis is as old as medicine itself. Recent breakthroughs in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have led to algorithms that promise to answer one […]
September 22, 2020
Adult children collaborate with older parents on care needs, yet later-life families are often uncertain about how to approach these conversations. Using the McMaster Model of […]
September 22, 2020
Introduction: Increased clinician training on advance care planning (ACP) is needed. Common barriers to ACP include perceived lack of confidence, skills, and knowledge necessary to engage […]
September 14, 2020
Certain treatments are potentially inappropriate when administered to nursing homes residents at the end of life and should be carefully considered.